Travel Options

At the intersection of two major U.S. highways (I-70 and I-71), Columbus’ central location is within a day’s drive of half of the nation’s population. In fact, many groups who chose Columbus have had record-breaking attendance.

John Glenn Columbus International Airport is only 10 minutes from downtown Columbus and offers 34 destinations non-stop by all major airlines, including (in order of the most flights) American, Southwest, Delta, United, Air Canada and Frontier.

Taxis, Lyft and Uber are available at the airport 24 hours a day. The approximate fare into downtown Columbus is $25. Now, it's easier than ever to get from the airport to downtown with AirConnect, a circulator route, which runs to/from John Glenn Columbus International Airport and downtown Columbus. The cost is $2.75 each way. Stops are made at the arrival and departure levels every 30 minutes, 7 days a week. Downtown, stops are made at the Greater Columbus Convention Center and many of the area hotels. Tickets can be purchased at a kiosk with credit cards (only) or on-board with cash (only). For additional information, visit

Rental cars are available on-site in an attached garage. Shuttle and limo service may be pre-arranged.

It’s easy to get around Columbus; there are lots of great options from public transportation to car sharing services. View our printable transportation guide.